Coker responds to Cro Cop, Bellator, and USADA controversy

MMANytt recently asked Scott Coker a question alot of us have been wondering about the answer to. Cro Cop was suspended in 2015 by USADA, then went to fight overseas meaning the suspension was on pause while he was still competing. It also means he still has time left to serve but he’s scheduled to fight … Read more

Ha! Got em! Cynthia Calvillo suspended for six months by USADA

UFC strawweight Cynthia Calvillo was flagged by USADA when she tested positive for marijuana metabolites. This came after her UFC 219 defeat at the hands Carla Esparza last December. She was suspended for six months but there may be a silver lining. Reportedly, if she completes a USADA backed drug awareness program it may cut … Read more

No Ha! Got em! here as Moreno cleared of USADA violation

After testing positive for “trace amounts” of clenbuterol following a loss to Sergio Pettis on August 5th at UFC Fight Night 114 it turns out that Brandon Moreno will not be punished. It was an in-competition urine sample collected on August 6th that he was flagged for. USADA stated that “the issue of illicit administration … Read more

Ha! Got em! USADA nabs another one

Ladies and gentlemen USADA strikes again. Heavyweight Carlos Felipe is in hot water. The Brazilian tested positive for the steroid stanozolol. Felipe was suspended for two years per today’s announcement, Friday October 22nd. The test was an out of competition one on July 29th and he was popped for metabolites 16β‐hydroxy‐stanozolol and 3’‐hydroxy‐stanozolol. Felipe was slated … Read more

Bobby Lashley defends Jon Jones, gives advice on steroids and ‘tainted supplements’

Pro wrestling and MMA superstar Bobby Lashley recently talked to Helen Yee of Eyes On The Game at the Olympia Expo and had a lot to say about the recent string of “tainted supplement” excuses used by fighters who have tested positive for steroids or other performance enhancing drugs. Lashley is currently endorsing a Canadian-based … Read more

Why today’s UFC environment could be a disaster

The UFC has long been the face of mixed martial arts competition even if it struggled to survive at one point. Today’s UFC is still making money hand over fist, but it’s not all fairies and pixie dust anymore pleasing fans worldwide. Let me explain just why the UFC is positioned precariously on a razor’s … Read more